You meet a lot of great people at work—especially if you’re new to the area specifically because of that job.That being said, many people find their really good friends and even significant others while at work.By doing this they’re prolonging the conversation and trying to get to know you outside of work so they can decide if they really would like to date you or if you two have anything in common. Sometimes your coworkers give you nicknames if you messed up on the first day or just to give you a hard time.
[Read: 20 unmistakable signs your friend is crushing on you] #7 They make long eye contact.
Eye contact is another powerful body language indicator that someone is into you.
Do they take a pause and walk away still holding your eyes? #8 They bring you coffee/do other nice things for only you.
If you’re surprised with coffee at your desk when you’ve had a busy morning by the same person multiple times, they most definitely like you and are trying to make a good impression so they can date you. If you’re discussing something work related and they change the subject to something about your home life or what you like to do for fun, they might like you.
You see them all the time, and you have to put on a professional face even if you’re dating them so people don’t think of you in an unprofessional manner.
That being said, some places even have policies banning dating coworkers—in which case you would have to be REALLY careful if you did get involved with someone at work because you wouldn’t want to get fired.
These are some of the most basic signs to tell if a coworker likes you that you may mistake as simple polite coworker behavior.
If you’re ever wondering if a coworker has a crush on you and is actually trying to date you, this is how you’ll know. If you have noticed a certain coworker talks to you much more regularly than they talk to anyone else in the building, it’s a sign they might like you.
It gives them an excuse to talk to you alone and not about work.